Also, Marq mentioned his Demoscene Research -- "scientific material concerning the demo culture. Demoscene Research is a collection of scientific material concerning the demo culture, also known as the scene. Major part of the page is an extensive bibliography of demo-related books, theses, articles and online material. We also maintain a list of researchers who have studied the scene. News and demo-related discussions are disseminated in the blog on the front page. There is also a related newsgroup, Demo Research, where we post the most important news so that you can read and discuss them by email..."
Icons -- 20+ minutes of geeky/nerdy stuff (histories, interviews, video games, computers, consoles, etc.).Submitted by ant on Sun, 01/15/2012 - 3:06am. Addon/Modification | Apple | Apple Games | Arcades | Art/Design | Audio | Communication | Development/Quality Assurance (QA) Testing | Education/School | General Computing | Hacking/Modification/Cracking | Hardware | History | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Non-Apple Computer Games | Online Games | Personal | Religion/Culture | Sight Seeings | Software | Technology | Television (TV) Show/Movie | Videogame Console
The Restart Page -- An interactive web site of rebooting the most significant operating system (OSes).Submitted by ant on Sun, 01/08/2012 - 2:28pm. Apple | Art/Design | Audio | General Computing | Hardware | History | Linux & UNIX | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Personal | Reading Materials | Religion/Culture | Sight Seeings | Software | Technology | Windows
FailDesk shares a four pages showing achievements for "Information Technology (IT) Achievements Unlocked! -- If you've ever played any games via the Steam network, you know what these are. As we go throughout the struggles of banal, the frustrating, the mind-numbing and inane every day...sometimes we feel like the only satisfaction we can get is the chance of going home at some point.
This FailDesk comic strip show how developers/programmers/software engineers and users see each other.
Neatorama shares funny web site titled "FailDesk" -- "... a humor site dedicated to all the information technology (IT) professionals out there who work so tirelessly and diligently to make sure 'the system stays up.' Sometimes the constant hours and little-to-no gratification can get someone down. Let FailDesk be the place to cheer you up! ...
OSNews shares InfoWorld's test/quiz/exam(ination) on Windows Intelligence Quotient (IQ) -- "With a new version of Windows just around the corner -- well, maybe a long corner -- it's time to dust off those gray cells and see how much you really know about the inner workings of the current versions of everyone's favorite whipping post.
NetworkWorld has a seventeen/17 slides/pages gallery (one/single ugly Deslided web page) showing "From Anonymous to Hackerazzi: The year in security mischief-making -- It wasn't a good security year from RSA (Ron Rivest, Adi Shamir, and Leonard Adleman) break-in to hacks on Sony, Google, and Facebook..."